Hello Please I Need Help With Writing A Discussion Board Topic On The Volkswagen

Hello, please I need help with writing a discussion board topic on the Volkswagen scandal; I already gave my thread and reply one classmate but I’ve hit a wall with a 2nd classmate reply… any assist rendered will be greatly appreciated. Please see below:


Topic: Business Ethics Thread Prompt: Rarely does one individual’s decision or action create an ethical crisis entirely by itself. More often, someone’s unethical or illegal idea is adopted by other members of the company, and the problem grows within the organization until it erupts in headlines, bad publicity, and sometimes criminal penalties. After the fact, the questions always arise: How did that happen? Didn’t anyone know it was going on? Why didn’t someone stop it? Recently, Volkswagen found itself in just such a position, when it was discovered that the software in the company’s diesel vehicles had been programmed to provide false data to regulators regarding the level of emissions produced by the cars. In his article “Volkswagen: Where Were the Lawyers?” Lippe (2015) questions the role that several groups within the company played in the scandal, most notably the company’s lawyers and engineers. Review this situation from legal, spiritual, and ethical perspectives. Fully explain the following: As an employee or a manager in either the legal office or the engineering department, how would you have prevented this incident? As the CEO of the diesel division of Volkswagen, how would you have responded when the Reply to the threads of 2 classmates who offer views different than yours. Identify the points of difference in your analyses and explain how your application of the relevant law to the facts of this situation led you to a different conclusion. Each reply must be supported by 3 scholarly sources other than the textbook/course materials. Each source must be properly cited in current APA format. Review the Assignment Instructions for Discussion Board Forums, noting especially requirements for word counts, scholarly sources, and biblical worldview integration. Submit your thread by 11:59 p.m. (ET) on Sunday of Module/Week 2, and submit your replies by 11:59 p.m. (ET) on Sunday

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